Nicholas Poggioli

Nicholas Poggioli is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Michigan’s Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise, a partnership between the Michigan School of Business and the School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS). His research and teaching address how business management can be both profitable and compatible with stable ecological and social systems. Dr. Poggioli soon will be joining the Appalachian State University Walker College of Business faculty as an Assistant Professor of Management. Prior to academia, he worked for private, nonprofit, and public sector organizations, including REI, the Orange County Business Council, Gulf Restoration Network, Spurlock Museum, the Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, and the US National Park Service. Dr. Poggioli earned a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from the University of California–Irvine and a PhD in business administration from the University of Minnesota. He can be reached at